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openSUSE-RU-2017:2891-1: Recommended update for timezone
openSUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for timezone

Announcement ID: openSUSE-RU-2017:2891-1
Rating: low
References: #1064571
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.3

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


This update provides the latest timezone information (2017c) for your
system, including following changes:

- Northern Cyprus switches from +03 to +02/+03 on 2017-10-29
- Fiji ends DST 2018-01-14, not 2018-01-21
- Namibia switches from +01/+02 to +02 on 2018-04-01
- Sudan switches from +03 to +02 on 2017-11-01
- Tonga likely switches from +13/+14 to +13 on 2017-11-05
- Turks and Caicos switches from -04 to -05/-04 on 2018-11-04
- Corrections to past DST transitions
- Move oversized Canada/East-Saskatchewan to 'backward' file
- zic(8) and the reference runtime now reject multiple leap seconds within
28 days
of each other, or leap seconds before the Epoch.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE Leap 42.3:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2017-1214=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (noarch):



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